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When actress Marcia Wallace died in 2013 The Simpsons Decided to smoke, the cynical Edna Krabappel (Edna Krabappel) role will also disappear from the world of the animation series.according to species, However, The Simpsons Executive producer Al Jean felt that this performance could not bring the actress and her voice genius the farewell they deserve.That’s why The Simpsons Choosing to let Wallace’s voice reappear in the latest episode of the show, to pay tribute to her last Miss Lonely school teacher (Ned Flander’s second wife).
In an episode on Sunday called “Queen of Diaries”, Bart found Mrs. Klabpape’s diary and learned that “how much she truly believed in him-and inspired him”. The show used two previously recorded lines by Wallace, and her work won the 1992 Emmy Award. The estate of the late actress approved the reuse of the line and received compensation.
“Unfortunately, this is really surprising,” Gene said of Wallace’s death. “I didn’t know that she was very sick until the onset of the illness was very near. Therefore, we never had the opportunity to say goodbye to her during the performance. It was a small attempt. And, you know, she does this work for everyone Beloved by The Simpsons, We just want to give her the last memory in the show. That’s it, nothing more, but we think she is the best. “
The last episode featuring Wallace’s voice after his death was the 2014 film “Man Who Grew Too Much”. Gene said: “This will be her last appearance.” Explaining the EP, “We just want to send characters appropriately. I don’t think this is an attempt to exploit.”